As the conflict between Russia and Ukraine persists, the Armed Forces of Ukraine have reported significant combat losses on the Russian side as of August 4, 2023. According to the data released by the Ukrainian military, the losses suffered by Russian forces are as follows:
This figure includes the number of Russian military personnel reported to have been killed, wounded, or captured during the ongoing hostilities in Ukraine.
The Russian Armed Forces have lost four tanks on the battlefield. Tanks are crucial armored vehicles used for offensive and defensive operations, and their loss can significantly impact the effectiveness of ground offensives.
APCs (Armored Personnel Carriers): +15
Fifteen Russian APCs have been destroyed or captured by Ukrainian forces. APCs play a vital role in troop transportation and providing infantry protection in combat zones.
Artillery Systems: +19
Nineteen Russian artillery systems have been taken out by Ukrainian counterattacks. Artillery is a powerful long-range weapon used to provide indirect fire support, and its loss can diminish the ability to launch sustained attacks.
UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles): +27
The Ukrainian military has reported the destruction of twenty-seven Russian UAVs. These unmanned aircraft are used for reconnaissance and intelligence-gathering purposes, and their elimination hampers the enemy’s ability to monitor and assess the battlefield.
Twenty Russian military vehicles have been either destroyed or captured by Ukrainian forces. These vehicles include a variety of transport and support units critical for logistical operations.
It’s important to note that these numbers represent the reported combat losses from the Armed Forces of Ukraine and may be subject to verification and updates as the situation develops. The conflict in Ukraine continues to be a matter of concern for the international community, and efforts to find a peaceful resolution remain ongoing.
Please be aware that the situation on the ground is fluid, and these figures may change rapidly as new information becomes available.